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EP. 116 - Andrews & Nimrod from UL-Monroe Earn 1,000 School of the Year points with Recent Victory
The second points earning event of the new season was contested on Lake of the Pines in east Texas last weekend. Jacob Andrews & Connor Nimrod from the University of Louisiana-Monroe won the MLF Southeastern Conference event with a single day total of 26 pounds 5 ounces. Lake of the Pines kicked out a lot of good fish for the regional event last week. Close to 15 teams weighed in limits of 20 pounds or larger. Tune in and listen as we talk with Andrews & Nimrod about their latest victory, and the significance of earning 1,000 points for ULM in the race for Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia.
EP. 115 - TCU Anglers Skolnick and Torres Talk Victory at 2021 BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship presented by Bass Pro Shops
This episode of the Rapala #WeAreCollegiateBass Podcast will conclude our coverage of the 2021 BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship presented by Bass Pro Shops. Today’s special guests are Noah Skolnick and Garrett Torres from Texas Christian University. Skolnick and Torres won the National Championship event at Lake Murray with a two-day total of 32.51 pounds. The duo entered Day 2 in 15th place after weighing in 13.53 pounds on the first day of competition. On Championship Day, Skolnick and Torres weighed in 18.98 pounds to surge up the rankings and take home the title of National Champions. Tune in to hear them discuss the victory and patterns they implemented to catch the winning fish!
EP. 114 - Montevallo Wins the 2020-21 Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia
Just over one week ago today, a winner was crowned in the 2020-21 Bass Pro Shops School of the Year presented by Abu Garcia. The University of Montevallo capitalized on a commanding seven month reign of 1st place to earn the number one ranking at season’s end. Back-to-back defending School of the Year winners McKendree University put together a strong push at Lake Murray, but Montevallo’s commanding 1,000 plus point lead proved too large to overcome. On this episode of the Rapala #WeAreCollegiateBass Podcast, we talk with Montevallo anglers Grayson Morris and Aaron Cherry to talk about this monumental victory for the program!
EP. 113 - Attractions, Events and Food at Lake Murray
This week’s episode of the Rapala #WeAreCollegiateBass Podcast will be the final episode until after the conclusion of the 2021 BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship presented by Bass Pro Shops at Lake Murray. Our guest for this episode is Miriam Atria - President/CEO, Capital City/Lake Murray Country. Miriam joins us to discuss places to eat, areas to visit, and a variety of attractions that the area has to offer. Tune in to hear all of the great things she has to say about the “Jewel of South Carolina!”
EP. 112 - Clemson University Angler Robert Wise Breaks Down Lake Murray
On this episode of the Rapala #WeAreCollegiateBass Podcast, we continue to preview Lake Murray and the fishing conditions out on the playing field for the upcoming BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship presented by Bass Pro Shops. Host Kyle Curry is joined by special guest Robert Wise from Clemson University. Robert is a local to the area and claims Lake Murray as his home lake. Tune in as Robert answers a wide range of questions about the fishing conditions out on Lake Murray!
EP. 111 - Lander University Angler Whit Edmonds Previews Lake Murray
Lake Murray in South Carolina will be the playing field for the upcoming BoatUS Collegiate Bass Fishing Championship presented by Bass Pro Shops. The 2021 Championship will mark the first time that the Association of Collegiate Anglers has hosted an event on this particular fishery. For a majority of the field registered to compete in this tournament, it will be their first time ever fishing Lake Murray. On this episode of the Rapala #WeAreCollegiateBass Podcast, we will be joined by Whit Edmonds from 30th ranked Lander University. Whit considers Lake Murray his home lake and is very knowledgeable about this storied fishery. Tune in to this episode as Whit breaks down the various cover scattered across the lake, productive baits for this time of year, and provides a weight estimate for what he thinks it will take to win the two-day event!
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